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- Very Fine Roman Empire silver denarius, 3.42g, RIC 25, RSC 9, minted for Emperor Nerva 97 CE.
- Emperor Nerva, adopted father of Emperor Trajan, ruled the Empire for only 16 months. His coinage is scarce.
- Realistic portrait with prominent nose.
Certified by NGC to VF.
Obverse: IMP NERVA CAES AVG P M TR P II COS III P P, laureate head right.
- Reverse: AEQVITAS AVGVST, Aequitas standing left holding scales and corncopia.
- Aequitas is the deified personification of equity or fairness. She is most often depicted holding a pair of scales to represent fair dealings and equality.